Inside a Terreiro: Xire
This short documentary, in English, shows what happens during a Xire. A Nigerian documentarian visits a terreiro in São João de Meriti, RJ to witness a complete Xire. The documentary opens with an overview of the terreiro, and lunch with the elders of the ile; it’s unclear which feast is being celebrated in this Xire. The narrator confuses Oya and Oxum with one another, but otherwise the documentary is a nice overview.